Basketball Issue 2016

Get a leg up on the competition this basketball season with workout, nutrition and gear advice from the NBA's best players, including Karl-Anthony Towns, J.R. Smith and Paul George.

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Basketball Blowout Issue 2016: Table of Contents

Karl-Anthony Towns' Beastly Off-Season Workout The 2015 NBA Rookie of the Year isn't resting on his laurels. Towns spent the off-season grinding ...

By: STACK Staff

Jimmy Butler's Explosive Single-Leg Strength Workout

Jimmy Butler is a two-time NBA All-Star. In 2015, he was named Most Improved Player thanks to his stellar defense and for scoring over 400 more points...

By: Andy Haley

How Ricky Rubio Packed on 10 Pounds of Muscle and Took the Reins of the 'Baby Wolves'

His boyish good looks make him appear to be 13, but Ricky Rubio is 25 years old, which on the young Timberwolves roster makes him a weathered vete...

By: Jordan Zirm

See Joel Embiid's Plan to Become a 'Behemoth in the Post'

For two years, Joel Embiid has been basketball's great white buffalo. He's the one that got away, the next "what if," a player who exists only in 30-s...

By: Jordan Zirm

EXCLUSIVE: Karl-Anthony Towns' Beastly Off-Season Workout

In many ways, 2015 NBA Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns is like the kid he was two years ago when he was a high schooler. Only now he has money, ...

By: Brian Sabin